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Washington, Washington DC - USD Full Time Posted: Wednesday, 13 September 2017
Position Summary:
The Political Research Manager will report to the Political Research Director and is responsible for managing individual long-term research projects that support HRC's political, legislative and educational objectives at the federal and state level and for providing rapid-response research as needed by the organization.

Position Responsibilities:

Assume responsibility for specified federal and state research projects as assigned by the Political Research Director. Must be capable of developing priorities, evaluating tactics and developing underlying research in support of political objections. Prepare research reports in various formats based on needs of other HRC departments.
As requested, perform rapid-response research to meet immediate political, legislative and other organizational needs.
Able to perform public-records research projects from start to finish, sometimes working individually and sometimes collaboratively, to simplify very complex issues into factual and concise narratives.
Propose independent research projects and public-facing research-based products that may advance organizational objectives.
Identify local research opportunities and travel to perform on-the-ground research collection as necessary
Possess and maintain a strong knowledge of current events such as federal and state legislative agenda, judicial activity, political news, and other matters affecting LGBTQ communities.
Quickly read, analyze and format news clips, state and federal votes, campaign finance reports, corporate filings, public government records, legal records or related items into reports or briefings for both internal and public use.
Monitor and extract key points from local and national news.
Represent HRC within the research community on collaborative efforts.
Perform additional specific research responsibilities, as directed.
Other duties as assigned.

Washington, Washington DC, United States of America
Human Rights Campaign
Human Rights Campaign
9/13/2017 4:54:50 PM

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